Mali Torkelsdatter Gravås, born 14 Jan 1820 in Steinhaug under Gravåsen, Meråker, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway. She was the daughter of Torkel Eriksen Skallan and Mali Larsdatter Gravås. She married (1) Jens Johnsen. He was born in Sweden. She married (2) Ivar Johansen Brænset. She met (3) Elias Erik Olsen Kvernmo ca 1848 in Meråker, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway.